May 2020 PLC: Highlighting the 2018 CBCAP State Summary of Exemplary Practices: Building Effective Collaboration

Alicia Luckie, FRIENDS T/TA Supervisor, explores the 2018 State Summary of Exemplary Practices: Building Effective Collaboration.  The summary provides and overview of the CBCAP Annual Reports submitted to the Children’s Bureau each year and highlights state activities and services.  The CBCAP State Lead in Indiana also shares their work to build community-based child abuse prevention…

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Navigating the Unknowns: Grieving Loss

In this episode, Dr. Todd Jensen interviews Dr. Deborah Barrett, a licensed clinical social worker who has extensive experience conducting individual and group therapy. She shares her thoughts about family loss and grieving, particularly during the coronavirus outbreak. Dr. Jensen is a Family Research and Engagement Specialist in the Jordan Institute for Families and a…

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Parent Leadership Journey

A story about the journey of a parent leader by Beth. To download the audio version of this story, visit https://soundcloud.com/user-616990317/parent-leadership-journey-beth

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February 2020 PLC: Community Collaborations to Strengthen and Preserve Families Grant

CBCAP State Leads learn more about the Community Collaborations to Strengthen and Preserve Families grants, which provides funding for community-based projects to help prevent child maltreatment and reduce entries into foster care. Presenters: Beth Claxon, Federal Project Officer Children’s Bureau, Division of Program Innovation Jan Shafer, Division Director Children’s Bureau, Division of Program Innovation Jennifer…

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Parent and Practitioner Newsletter – Summer 2019

Parent & Practitioners Newsletter Summer 2019

In this issue: Focus on Family Homelessness Feeding Community: A Response to Food Insecurity Early Care and Education Horizons Mitigates the Trauma of Early-Childhood Homelessness The Power of Purpose The Growing Epidemic of Youth Homelessness

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Parent Practitioner Newsletter Winter 2018

Parent & Practitioners Newsletter Winter 2018

Inside this Issue: YMCA Evening Center We Can’t Do It Alone Agencies Working to Ensure Community Safety Act Walking Thru Bullets Recognizing Parent Leaders Safe Streets-A Community Violence Prevention Program In Appreciation: FRIENDS Recognizes New PAC Alumni    

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